Faroe Islands

Faroe Islands flag
  • Country
    Faroe Islands
  • Capital
    Torshavn
  • Continent
    Europe
  • Population
    48K
  • Area
    1,400 km²
  • Currency
    Krone (DKK)
  • TLD
    .fo

All of Faroe Islands uses the same time zone, namely Atlantic/Faroe. The UTC time zone offset is --, also called --. Faroe Islands does observe daylight saving time.

Faroe Islands has a population of 48 thousand people with Torshavn as the capital city. The official currency is Krone (DKK). Faroe Islands is locaded in Europe, has an area of 1,400 km² and is bordering no countries.

The next holiday in Faroe Islands is Great Prayer Day on April 26, 2024

Daylight saving time

  • Oct 29, 2023
    02:00
    ->
    01:00
    Sunday, October 29, 2023, the clock was set backwards by 1 hour, from 02:00 AM GMT+1 to 01:00 AM GMT. Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour earlier than the previous day.
  • Mar 31, 2024
    01:00
    ->
    02:00
    Sunday, March 31, 2024, the clock was set forwards by 1 hour, from 01:00 AM GMT to 02:00 AM GMT+1. Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour later than the previous day.
  • Oct 27, 2024
    02:00
    ->
    01:00
    Sunday, October 27, 2024, the clock will be set backwards by 1 hour, from 02:00 AM GMT+1 to 01:00 AM GMT. Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour earlier than the previous day.
  • Mar 30, 2025
    01:00
    ->
    02:00
    Sunday, March 30, 2025, the clock will be set forwards by 1 hour, from 01:00 AM GMT to 02:00 AM GMT+1. Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour later than the previous day.

2024 Holidays in Faroe Islands

  • Jan 1
    New Year's Day
  • Mar 28
    Maundy Thursday
  • Mar 29
    Good Friday
  • Mar 31
    Easter Sunday
  • Apr 1
    Easter Monday
  • Apr 24
    Flag Day
  • Apr 26
    Great Prayer Day
  • May 9
    Ascension Day
  • May 19
    Pentecost
  • May 20
    Whit Monday
  • Jun 5
    Constitution Day
  • Dec 24
    Christmas Eve
  • Dec 25
    Christmas Day
  • Dec 26
    Boxing Day
  • Dec 31
    New Year's Eve

Largest cities in Faroe Islands